Posts Tagged ‘publicis groupe’

Published 15th Feb 2018, 18:38

Stagnant revenue and Trump tax erodes Omnicom profit

Omnicom Group’s revenue in 2017 was virtually unchanged from that earned in 2016, the company reported today.  And its post-tax profit fell by 5.2% after President Trump’s new law helped push up... Read more
Published 13th Feb 2018, 20:56

Abnormal gains and losses enable Dentsu to grow its profit

International acquisitions and reductions in earnout obligations helped to offset exceptional domestic costs at Dentsu in 2017. The Japanese group made a post-tax profit of $920 million in 2017,... Read more
Published 8th Feb 2018, 11:09

Publicis at a standstill: accounting claim refuted again

Publicis Groupe, the world’s third biggest marketing group, failed to increase its revenue in 2017. And the group has repeated its rebuttal of claims that the accounts included the benefit of... Read more
Published 23rd Jan 2018, 21:03

Publicis says anonymous accounting allegations intended to “destabilise”

Publicis Groupe is contemplating taking legal action against the anonymous author of a letter that alleges that the French based group overstated its organic growth for 2016 and 2017 by means of an... Read more
Published 16th Nov 2017, 23:39

Havas revenue remains in the doldrums

Havas Group today joined most of the other major global groups in reporting negligible revenue growth of 0.6% in the nine months to 30 September.  If currency movements were to be excluded the... Read more
Published 14th Nov 2017, 16:47

Dentsu’s international revenues rise but group profit falls

Dentsu’s US and South American operations provided a major fillip to its revenue and gross income in the nine months to 30 September, but gross income from domestic business declined by 2.4% and... Read more
Published 19th Oct 2017, 08:20

Publicis suffers 2.2% fall in revenue in latest quarter

Publicis Groupe suffered a 2.2% fall in revenue in the third quarter of 2017, bringing down its revenue growth to 0.6% for the year to date.  The performance compares with Omnicom’s revenue... Read more
Published 8th Oct 2017, 17:53

Asatsu-DK takes tighter control of its global ambitions

The recent shenanigans about whether or not WPP can be compelled to sell its substantial minority shareholding in the third biggest Japanese marketing group Asatsu-DK (ADK) is a mere sideshow by... Read more
Published 27th Aug 2017, 10:10

Havas profit falls 34%: growth forecast withdrawn

Havas Group has reported a 34% fall in post-tax profit earned for its shareholders in the first half of 2017 after suffering from a big fall in operating profit margin from 13.5% to... Read more
Published 24th Aug 2017, 00:44

WPP downgrades revenue predictions: currencies help first half

WPP, the world’s biggest marketing group, has downgraded its revenue forecast for 2017 and now expects a like-for-like growth rate of between zero and 0.2%.  Revenue in July was down by 4.1% on a... Read more